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Langtang Gosaikunda Trek 15 Days

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Langtang Gosaikunda Trek 15 Days

Duration :   15 Days 14 Nights
The Price :   $895.00
Start Location:   Kathmandu
Age Range :   14-75

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Langtang Gosaikunda 15 Days Trek is a challenging trek package suited for those travelers seeking pure adventure and thrill. The trek package is available all year long except for mid-winter and monsoon seasons. The sky is clear mostly throughout, providing a scenic view with wildflowers and rhododendrons blooming in the foreground with a grand view of a range of Langtang mountains and glaciers in the background.

 

The Langtang valley lies in the Rasuwa district, some 80 kilometers north of the Kathmandu Valley. The valley itself lies within the Langtang National Park that borders the Tibet autonomous region of China. The park is covered with dense forest with wide varieties of flora and fauna including the deciduous oak and maple, evergreens like pine, and various types of rhododendron. Animal life includes the Himalayan Black Bear, Himalayan Tahr, Assam Macaque, Snow Leopard, Yak, Red Panda and more than 250 species of birds.

 

During your trip to the Langtang Valley you will be passing through Syabrubesi, Lama Hotel, Langtang Village and Kyanjin Gompa that unveils the travelers with a wide range of mountains and glaciers. The visible range of mountains include Dorje Lakpa (6990 m / 22933 ft), Langtang Ri (6370 m / 20898 ft) and Langtang Lirung (7245 m / 23769 ft) among others.

 

Trip to Gosaikunda

On your return trip to Gosaikunda, you will be exploring a wide range of glaciers, the ancient cultures of Tamangs, Gurungs and Tibetans. During your journey you will also be passing through a wide range of other high altitude lakes including Surya Kunda, Bhairav Kunda and Chandra Kunda among others. The package also allows you to experience a moderately high pass known as Lauri Binayak Pass (4610 m / 15125 ft) on your way down from Gosaikunda to Ghopte.

 

Trip to Shivapuri National Park

During the return journey you will be hiking down from Chisapani to Sundarijal through Shivapuri National Park, a home to a wide variety of flora and fauna including wild leopards, deers, wild boars and white macaques among others.

 

Kathmandu Day Tour

Before your final departure the package also takes you to explore the historical civilization of Kathmandu Valley, get an insight into UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites including Swayambhunath, the monkey temple, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath and Kathmandu Durbar Square to witness the living goddess Kumari as well.

 

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Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

 

Additional information on Langtang Gosaikunda Trek:

 

Booking Your Langtang Gosaikunda Trek:

We are offering maximum flexibility for our guests’ convenience to book their trips into the Langtang region for 2024 and 2025. You may thus choose a date that best suits your schedule. Regarding your booking, please select one of the two available options. You may either pay USD 100 per person as a deposit amount to confirm your trip or pay the full amount of USD 895 per person upfront. Moreover, if you opt for the deposit, the remaining is payable via Online / Card Swipe / Cash. We also accept all of the convertible currencies including USD, AUD, CAD, EURO, GBP, SGD, etc. when you arrive in Kathmandu.

 

Booking Your International Flight:

For your 15 Days Langtang Gosaikunda Trek, you should plan to arrive in Kathmandu on Day 1 and depart on Day 15. However, having some extra one or two buffer days can prevent any issues with your return tickets.

 

Packing for the Langtang Gosaikunda 15 Days Trek:
Please click here for a complete checklist of your Langtang Gosaikunda Trek. Be sure to read it carefully and pack accordingly as per your personal preferences.

 

Arrival Information:

Once you’ve booked your flight ticket, please share the details with us. If you’re arriving earlier, we can arrange accommodation at the same hotel for an additional cost and provide complimentary airport pickup. Our airport representative will then be waiting for you at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, holding our official name ‘Cordial Trek’ and your nameplate as you exit the airport terminal.

 

Trek Starting and Ending Days:

The actual trekking days are from Day 3 to Day 13. You’ll drive to Syabrubesi on Day 2 to commence the trek and return to Kathmandu on Day 13 and be transferred to your hotel. Expect to spend 11 nights and 12 days completing the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek. You’ll begin your trek from Syabrubesi to Gosaikunda via Tsergo Ri and back with overnight stays in places like Lama Hotel, Langtang Village, Kyanjin Gompa, Thulo Syabru, Shin Gompa, Ghopte, Kutumsang and Chisapani. Each day’s trek will begin around 07:30 AM and conclude in the late afternoon, with frequent breaks to catch your breath. You’ll have numerous photo opportunities along the way and enjoy breakfast and dinner at the same place, while lunch is en route.

 

Additionally, your guide will provide you with regular briefings about timing and stops every morning before the trek begins.

 

Accommodation in Kathmandu:

In Kathmandu, you’ll stay in 3 Star Hotels with twin/double sharing beds.

 

Accommodation in the Mountains:

During the trek, your accommodation options are Teahouses. Although basic, these teahouses are clean and provide a comfortable place for a good night’s rest.

 

Food:

In Kathmandu, your package includes breakfast only, typically served buffet-style. But if you plan to leave for your trek in the early morning, you have an option to receive a packaged breakfast as well. During the trek, you will be provided with full board meals and may choose from a menu offering local and international cuisines.

 

Note: It is highly advisable to stick to vegetarian food from your arrival in Kathmandu until the end of your trek, as proper toilet facilities are not available everywhere along the trekking trail.

 

Drinking Water on the Trek:

Bottled water is available along the trail, but we encourage you to bring your own reusable water bottles and treat tap water to reduce single-use plastic bottle waste. Be sure to bring water treatment pills and flavorings to enhance the taste. Staying hydrated is essential, so aim to drink more than 4 liters of water every day while trekking.

 

Electricity, Charging and Wi-Fi:

Please keep in mind that you’re embarking on a trek and not exploring urban areas. While some facilities like charging and Wi-Fi are available at an extra cost, they are not guaranteed. We also recommend against planning to work or conduct online meetings during the trek, allowing you to fully enjoy the mountain experience.

 

Cash for Extras and Tipping:

You should have Nepali rupees for expenses such as tea, coffee, bottled drinks and Wi-Fi. Plan to carry about USD 150-200 equivalent Nepali rupees. Additionally, set aside USD 100-150 for tipping your guide and porter. The amount can vary based on the level of service provided by the field staff members.

 

Availability of Guide & Porter:

Every two travelers will be provided with a single porter and an experienced guide. The baggage however must be divided between 12.5 kgs each as every porter carries a maximum of 25 kgs. Both guide and porter will be insured and well equipped with necessary items and first aid kit.

 

Baggage and Weight Limit:

As mentioned above, the total weight a porter can carry is a maximum of 25 kgs. If you are a solo traveler, you can utilize it to the max. Else, two travelers are provided with one porter. So each one of you can load a maximum of 12.5 kgs to your porter. Please ensure you carry-on your items to stay within the weight limit. Additionally, you also have an option to carry some of your goods in your backpack as well. If you have items you don’t need on the trek, you can leave them at the Kathmandu hotel for storage at no cost. Remember to take a photo of your bag-tag and keep it for easy identification in case the original tag is lost.

 

Highlights of Langtang-Gosaikunda Trek:

 

1. Memorable trip to Langtang Valley

2. Hike via lush green forests of Langtang National Park

3. Explore Kyanjin Gompa & hike to Kyanjin Ri (4773 m)

4. Trek via Lauri Binayak High Pass (4610 m)

5. Explore holy lake Gosaikunda (4380 m)

6. Mesmerizing & close view of Langtang range of mountains

7. Chance to sight the very rare Snow Leopard & Red Panda

8. Hike via Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park

9. Scenic bus ride to Syabrubesi

10. Experience Tamang culture & its traditions

Places You’ll See :

Kathmandu Valley consists of three districts namely Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur. Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal.

1Kathmandu

Gosaikunda is an alpine freshwater oligotrophic lake in Nepal's Langtang National Park, located at an elevation of 4,380 m (14,370 ft) in the Rasuwa District with a surface of 13.8 ha (34 acres).[

2Gosaikunda

Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park is the ninth national park in Nepal and was established in 2002. It is located in the country's mid-hills on the northern fringe of the Kathmandu Valley and named after Shivapuri Peak of 2,732 m (8,963 ft) altitude.

3Shivapuri National Park

Travel Itinerary:

Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu (Max Altitude: 1350 m / 4429 ft)

On the first day of your trip, you will be arriving in Kathmandu via Tribhuvan International Airport. A Cordial Trek representative will greet and pick you up from the airport. You will then check into a hotel and be briefed about your upcoming trek and get introduced to your guide.

 

Accommodation: '3 Star' Category Hotel

 

Meals Available: None

Day 2 : Travel from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (Max Altitude: 1550 m / 5085 ft)

On the second day of your trip, you will be on a 7-8 hours scenic drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi via an air conditioned bus. You will then be exploring the beautiful town of Syabrubesi on the bank of river Langtang in the evening. A guest house in Syabrubesi will be your halt for the night.

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3 : Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (Max Altitude: 2380 m / 7808 ft)

You will begin your day with a 5-6 hours hike from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel. On your journey, you will be passing through various scenic trails including waterfalls and traditional villages via a few of the suspension bridges as well. A Lama Hotel will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 11 km / 6.8 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4 : Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (Max Altitude: 3430 m / 11253 ft)

On day four, you will be on a 6-7 hours trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang village. On your journey, you will be passing through a dense forest of rhododendrons and pine trees towards Ghoda Tabela (Horse Stable). A guest house in Langtang village will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 15 km / 9.3 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5 : Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (Max Altitude: 3870 m / 12696 ft)

You begin your day five with a three hour trek from Langtang village to Kyanjin Gompa, one of the oldest monasteries in the region. Kyanjin Gompa offers a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains including Mt. Langtang Ri, Mt. Dorje Lakpa and Mt. Langtang Lirung. A guest house in Kyanjin Gompa will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 7 km / 4.3 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 6 : Trek back to Lama Hotel (Min Altitude: 2380 m / 7808 ft)

On day six, you will take a 6-7 hours hike back to Lama Hotel. A Lama Hotel will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 21 km / 13 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 7 : Trek from Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru (Min Altitude: 2120 m / 6955 ft)

You begin your day seven with a 5-6 hour trek from Lama Hotel towards Thulo Syabru. On your way you will be passing via a dense forest with a scenic view of various waterfalls. In the evening you will be exploring the village of Thulo Syabru. A guest house in Thulo Syabru will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 10 km / 6.2 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 8 : Trek from Thulo Syabru to Shin Gompa (Max Altitude: 3350 m / 10991 ft)

On day eight, you trek from Thulo Syabru to Shin Gompa over a span of 5-6 hours. On your way you will pass via a dense forest and Dhimsa village. A guest house in Shin Gompa will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 9 km / 5.6 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 9 : Trek to Gosaikunda via Lauri Binayak Pass (Max Altitude: 4610 m / 15125 ft)

You begin your day with a 4-5 hour trek from Shin Gompa to Gosainkunda via Lauri Binayak Pass. Gosaikunda, an alpine freshwater oligotrophic lake in Langtang National Park is located at an elevation of 4380 m. The lake melts to feed the Trishuli River as it remains frozen for over three months during the winter.

 

Here you will be exploring other lakes in the region including Bhairav Kunda, Chandra Kunda, Saraswati Kunda among others while enjoying the majestic view of the Langtang range of mountains in the background.

A guest house in Gosaikunda will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 11 km / 6.8 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 10 : Trek to Ghopte via Gosaikunda Pass (Max Altitude: 4610 m / 15125 ft)

On day ten you will be trekking towards Ghopte via Gosaikunda Pass over a span of 7-8 hours. The pass is one of the highest passes in the region at an elevation of 4610 m. A guest house in Ghopte will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 11 km / 6.8 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 11 : Trek to Kutumsang (Min Altitude: 2470 m / 8104 ft)

On day eleven you will be trekking from Ghopte to Kutumsang via Tharepati over a span of 5-6 hours. Here you will be hiking down via a dense forest of Juniper, Rhododendrons and Pine trees. A guest house in Kutumsang will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 13 km / 8.0 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 12 : Trek from Kutumsang to Chisapani (Min Altitude: 2300 m / 7545 ft)

On day twelve you will begin to descend (5-6 hours) from Kutumsang to Chisapani via Gulbhanjhyang. During your hike you will be passing through the Chipping village. A guest house in Chisapani will be your halt for the night.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 12 km / 7.4 miles

 

Accommodation: Mountain Guest House

 

Meals Available: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 13 : Hike down to Sundarijal and drive back to Kathmandu (Min Altitude: 1350 m / 4430 ft)

You begin your day thirteen with a hike down from Chisapani to Sundarijal. During your hike you will be passing through the forest of Shivapuri National Park. Here you may have a chance to see wild animals including leopards and deers. You will then take a one hour drive from Sundarijal back to your hotel in Kathmandu.

 

Approximate Trek Distance: 15 km / 9.3 miles

 

Accommodation: '3 Star Category Hotel'

 

Meals Available: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 14 : Kathmandu Day Tour (Min Altitude: 1350 m / 4430 ft)

On day fourteen of your trip you will be taken on a full day sightseeing tour of the historic city of Kathmandu. Here you will be visiting Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath, Boudhanath and Kathmandu Durbar Square.

 

In the evening you will be served with a farewell dinner and cultural program.

 

Accommodation: '3 Star Category Hotel'

 

Meals Available: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 15 : Final Departure

On day fifteen you will be awarded with a ‘Trip Certificate’ and be bidded a final farewell. We will then drop you back to the airport three hours before your final departure. Optional: You might also book any other new trip with us.

 

Meals Available: Breakfast

F.A.Q

How can I get my ‘On Arrival’ Nepal Visa?

Any international traveler arriving by air can get an ‘On Arrival Visa’ at ‘Tribhuvan International Airport’ in Kathmandu. ‘Overland Travelers‘ may acquire an ‘On Arrival Visa’ at the entry points of Nepal-China / Nepal-India border at following locations:

Kakarbhitta, Jhapa (Eastern Nepal)
Birgunj, Parsa (Central Nepal)
Kodari, Sindhupalchowk (Northern Border)
Belahia, Bhairahawa (Rupandehi, Western Nepal)
Jamunaha, Nepalgunj (Banke, Mid Western Nepal)
Mohana, Dhangadhi (Kailali, Far Western Nepal)
Gadda Chauki, Mahendranagar (Kanchanpur, Far Western Nepal)

Optional: You may also get a Visa prior to your arrival in Nepal from ‘Nepalese Diplomatic Missions‘ from your respective nations.

Note: You must carry your valid passport and two passport size photographs (35 x 45 mm / 3.5 x 4.5 cm) along with you upon your arrival in Nepal for a Visa. Travelers from Afghanistan, Cameroon, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Ghana, Iraq, Liberia, Nigeria, Palestine, Somalia, Syria and Zimbabwe however require to submit a pre-application at Nepal Consular Services in their respective nations for a Nepal Visa.  

Will I be ‘Received’ upon my arrival in the Airport?

Yes, you will be received by a Cordial Trek Airport Representative with your ‘Name Sign’ on our organizational placard upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. 

What is the weight limit for luggage during my trekking days?

All porters available at your service (one porter for every two travelers) can carry a maximum of 25 kilograms / 55 pounds each. You are therefore allowed to load a maximum of 12.5 kilograms / 27 pounds of luggage to your porter during your trekking days.  

What about the communication services available during the trekking days?

All hotels and guest houses in the city area are available with free WiFi hotspots. Also, all travelers with a valid passport and a photograph are allowed to purchase a SIM Card upon their arrival in Nepal. The traveler must however additionally purchase data / voice packages as per their need and stay in Nepal. There are 2G, 3G and 4G services available with major carriers all over Nepal. You may optionally also purchase a WiFi service in the mountains where available.  

Can I book this package as a solo traveler?

Yes, we do book a solo traveler. However a single traveler surcharge may be applied (an additional USD 200).

What about the foods / meals during my trekking days?

You will be provided with a full board meal / breakfast / complimentary dinner as per mentioned in the respective Trek / Tour package. You may however choose to purchase your additional meals / beverages where available.

 

Full board meal mentioned above includes breakfast with an omelet / boiled egg, toasts / local bread and one porridge with fried potatoes.

 

During your lunch you will be provided with Dal-Bhat-Tarkari, the most famous Nepalese food that contains rice and pulse / lentil with curries (vegetables / chicken) and pickle. Optionally you may choose your lunch for fried noodles with eggs / chicken / vegetables as well.

 

For your dinner you will have an option to choose between Dal-Bhat-Tarkari / Pizza / MoMo / Spaghetti. 

How difficult is Langtang-Gosaikunda Pass Trek?

Langtang-Gosaikunda Pass Trek is a comparatively challenging trek package as it includes high pass (4610m) hikes. The package has however been successfully completed by children above 10 years of age as well as elders above 75 years of age. The difficulty however mostly relies upon your will power and physical fitness. The extremities you must expect here include a 5-6 hours hike with tea breaks in between. 

 

Additionally, Cordial Trek also provides you with an experienced trek guide capable of first aid services and other assistance.

What items should I bring (or buy in Kathmandu) for this trip?

You may bring (or buy in Kathmandu) following items for this trip:

 

1.  Warm clothes including a down jacket / puffer jacket, inner wears, hats, a beanie, gloves, neck gaiter, hiking boots, warm socks, a towel and a pair of hiking pants as well.

 

2.  A Daypack (25-30 liters)

 

3.  Backpack (A duffle bag will be provided to you by Cordial Trek)

 

4.  Sleeping bag (will be provided to you by Cordial Trek)

 

5.  Trekking Poles (will be provided to you by Cordial Trek)

 

6.  A Camelbak or a water bottle

 

7.  A sunscreen 

 

8.  A sunglass

 

9.  A headlamp for night use

 

10.  Your toiletries

What are the permits required for this trip?

You need not worry about any permits required. Cordial Trek will make the necessary preparations for all the documents and travel permits (including TIMS and National Park Permit) required for your Langtang-Gosaikunda Pass Trek.

What's Included

  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Airport Transfers
  • Company T-shirt
  • Cultural Program
  • Farewell Dinner
  • First Aid
  • Full Board Meals (Trekking Days)
  • Guide and Porter
  • Kathmandu Sightseeing
  • Mountain Guest House
  • Necessary Equipment
  • Private Vehicle
  • Specially Abled Friendly
  • Tour Bus
  • Tour Guide
  • Travel Permits
  • Trekking Map

What's Excluded

  • Beverages
  • Insurance
  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Monuments Entrance Fee
  • Nepal Visa

Activities

  • City Tours
  • Hiking
  • Kathmandu Sightseeing
  • Trekking

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